Monday, February 18, 2019

Captain Holcomb sets sail for ‘The Next Level’

I hired someone to do something around my house recently, and when the job was done, I texted a message of appreciation: “Good job...

The community mourns the death of retired K-9 Egon

After leaving his mark on the community — and his humans — retired K-9 Egon has died. Egon served with the Wells County Sheriff’s Department...

The intellectual shutdown on the right

The contest for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination seemed to have little relationship to the madness that engulfed the nation’s capital over the government...

In defense of assimilation

The worst thought crime is the one you don’t realize you’re committing.  So it was with NBC News legend Tom Brokaw, who — for good...

Relax, people! They’re just cookies

Just as my annual diet has begun showing promise, my greatest obstacle to success is upon me: Girl Scout Cookie season has begun. My problem...

In defense of the MAGA hat

The fundamental offense of the Covington Catholic High School kids wasn’t so much allegedly mobbing, mocking or getting in the face of an American...

Democrats have their Thatcher in Elizabeth Warren, if they dare

Margaret Thatcher’s description of herself as a “conviction politician” alarmed some Britons but delighted others because her convictions were incompatible with the flaccid centrist...

Kudos to Gillette: ‘The best a man can be’ hits the...

I’m with Gillette. I’m with Gillette certainly in a customer sense; although I have had a goatee for years and years (and years) and I...

South Bend mayor has some Hoosier predecessors in a White House...

So South Bend Mayor Peter Buttigieg is running for president. For those of you out there who love the campaign trail, this is fantastic...

Why throw away a system that works?

When banks move to foreclose on homeowners, it initiates a legal process that includes the publication of a notice of a sheriff’s sale. The published...